Communications / Public Information


Ouray County Communications/Public Information is led by the Public Information Officer (PIO), and works within the Office of County Administration at the direction of the County Manager. 


The Public Information Officer (PIO) is responsible for disseminating news related to Ouray County elected offices and departments. The PIO updates and maintains county social media accounts and the Ouray County website.

For media inquiries, please contact the Public Information Officer at 970-325-7320 x134 (office) or send an email.

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Connect With Us!

The following are the official social media pages maintained by Ouray County Departments. Any other social media page containing information about Ouray County is not sanctioned. 

Ouray County Facebook Sites Include:

Ouray County Government

Ouray County Sheriff's Office

Ouray County Alerts

Ouray County Emergency Management

Ouray County Public Health

Ouray County Emergency Medical Services

Ouray County Road & Bridge

Ouray County Instagram Sites Include:

Ouray County Government

Ouray County Sheriff's Office

Ouray County Road & Bridge

Ouray County Emergency Medical Services

Ouray County Twitter Sites Include:

Ouray County Government  - INACTIVE

Ouray County Sheriff's Office - INACTIVE

Ouray County Social Media Policy

Website Accessibility

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Our website has been designed with the following accessibility guidelines in mind:

We work to comply with Section 508 as well as WCAG 2.0 A and AA referring to website accessibility standards.

If you have difficulty accessing the site or have any comments or feedback, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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